Sphenarches bifurcatus Gielis, 2009

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Sphenarches
SPECIES bifurcatus
AUTHORGielis, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSphenarches bifurcatus sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Haut-Katanga, Tshinkolobwe, 26.i.1931, leg. J. Romieux.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide C. Gielis 5835♀, MHNG.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Gielis C. 2009b. On a collection of Pterophoridae (Lepidoptera) from Haut-Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo. - Revue suisse de Zoologie 116(2):223-256.
PAGINATION 235, figs 16-17

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Gielis C. 2009b. On a collection of Pterophoridae (Lepidoptera) from Haut-Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo. - Revue suisse de Zoologie 116(2):223-256. 235
Malawi   Kovtunovich V. N., Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Murphy R. J. 2014. Plume moths of Malawi (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). - Zootaxa 3847(4):451-494. 467

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